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Last updated on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 ,Partnership & Training Officer from Rotherham
Hi Everyone. My name is Sirea. I'm the new Frontline Network Partnership Officer. I have recently taken over from Beki. Just want to let you know that our next Frontline Network Event will be on the 11th of August, here in Rotherham. I will be sending details out very soon to everyone on the contact list. Meanwhile please utilise this group for posting suggestions, discussing issues and sharing information. Look forward to meeting you all in August. :-) Sirea.
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Last updated on Thursday, May 18, 2017 ,Director from Leamington Spa
Hi all, I was wondering what people's experiences are of service users accessing healthcare? Has it been straightforward and satisfactory, or have they experienced any barriers or substandard treatment? Would be interested to hear your stories!
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Last updated on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 ,Support worker from Peterborough
Hello can anyone help me please how much is an Irish passport? Also if I apply to the fund I have to complete this with the client but can't let him have the money, as a support worker and part of a large organisation I cannot BACS or have a check is there a way around this please?
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Last updated on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 ,Housing Options & Support Worker from London
Hi, I am working with a young kenyan with indefinite leave to remain. He has lost all original documentation (including kenyan passport & ILR confirmation) and i don't know where to start: apply for kenyan passport again? apply for replacement ILR? or is it possible to get citizenship card or such which would work out alot cheaper ? Any advice appreciated Andrew
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Last updated on Monday, April 10, 2017 ,Network Development Manager from London
Is anyone currently working in supported accommodation aware of any good methods of helping clients save for a deposit through eg, a Coop, or other savings model.
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Last updated on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 ,Development Worker from Edinburgh
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This is closed group for Frontline Network members in Edinburgh to discuss issues relevant North of the border, and follow up on our conversations at events.
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Last updated on Thursday, March 23, 2017 ,System Broker from Gateshead
We had an event in the North East on 22nd March looking at the Care Act and clients with complex needs (homelessness, substance misuse, mental health and offending). We heard from the CEO of Gateshead Carers about the eligibility criteria to access support through the Care Act and although many of the people we work with do meet the criteria for support, most are not able to access this. We have experienced two main barriers: - Where the person is homeless/has a housing need, this seems to take priority over a care need and Adult Social Care do not feel able to offer support - Where th...
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Last updated on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 ,supported accommodation manager from Bodmin
Hi, the organisation I work for is considering using some kind of alcohol testing kits in the accommodation we run. We manage stage 2 & 3 houses which are dry houses (we also run stage 4 which are managed differently). We are discussing the use of alcohol testing kits to aid us in detecting people who are using alcohol and returning to the houses. We often know who is drinking but it is difficult to prove when dealing with experienced drinkers who are good at hiding the signs. How do other organisations use these? How do the clients take it? Which kits are best to use? Are they expensiv...
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